Panel Topic: Phthalates
Workshop Video: Part 1
Workshop Video: Part 2
Workshop Video: Part 3
Panel Topic: Lead and ASTM 8 Elements.
This is the discussion portion workshop on potential ways to reduce third party testing costs through determinations consistent with assuring compliance.
Dr. Tom Fabian, senior fire researcher, from UL, presented an overview of UL’s recently completed project on Residential Upholstered Furniture Flammability in which experiments were conducted to explore if commercially available fire resistance technologies can retard and/or reduce fire growth of residential upholstered furniture.
As part of the rulemaking process for high-powered magnet sets, CPSC held a public hearing on Oct. 22, 2013, at 10 a.m.
CPSC Chairman Inez Tenenbaum honors five recipients of the 3rd annual Chairman’s Commendation Awards. The Chairman’s award program recognizes people and organizations that have made significant contributions to consumer product safety.
The public presents views about CPSC agenda and priorities for FY 2014 and FY 2015.
General questions and answers, and wrap up.
Panel discusses the application of other fire safety technologies to residential furniture.
Panel discusses fire barrier test methods/research.